Victim remembered as intelligent, hard-worker By BRENT MAZE, Read more about Victim remembered as intelligent, hard-worker 541 reads Wed, 02/06/2019 - 11:15am One of the workers that Jim Ogletree admired the most was Jesse Ladd. The 25-year-old Union High School graduate was intelligent, hard-working and an overcomer. --- The content you're trying to view is available for Subscribers only. Online subscription options are available and are complimentary to all existing print subscribers of The NEWTON COUNTY APPEAL. If you're an existing subscriber (print or digital) and already have your Username and Password, CLICK HERE If you're not, CLICK HERE for more information about our affordable online subscription options.